The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 33 36 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 25 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.46% 3.37% 6.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.66% 3.44% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 15
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£525 £575 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £600 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -5.26%
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
536 465 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.54% 97.89% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 266 230
Average daily rate £340 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 54
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £35.00 £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 9 £475 -17.39% 3
Banbury 0 3 £475 -
Bicester - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Kidlington - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 14 (40.00%) SAP
2 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco
3 7 (20.00%) Migration
3 7 (20.00%) Finance
4 6 (17.14%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) SAP Implementation
4 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
5 5 (14.29%) SAP PI
5 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 5 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (14.29%) Marketing
5 5 (14.29%) Middleware
5 5 (14.29%) MPLS
5 5 (14.29%) DTV
5 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 5 (14.29%) SAP XI
5 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 5 (14.29%) Electronics
5 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 5 (14.29%) WAN
5 5 (14.29%) LAN
5 5 (14.29%) SAP BW
6 4 (11.43%) Web Services
6 4 (11.43%) Java
6 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 4 (11.43%) ETL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.86%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.86%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) WAN
1 5 (14.29%) LAN
1 5 (14.29%) MPLS
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Couchbase
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (5.71%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.29%) Electronics
2 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Middleware
1 5 (14.29%) SAP XI
1 5 (14.29%) SAP PI
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) SOAP
4 1 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) UDDI
4 1 (2.86%) WSDL
4 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) DTV
2 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (20.00%) Migration
2 7 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (17.14%) SAP Implementation
3 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (11.43%) Master Data Management
5 4 (11.43%) Data Governance
5 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
5 4 (11.43%) Scrum
5 4 (11.43%) Data Management
5 4 (11.43%) ETL
6 3 (8.57%) UML
7 2 (5.71%) ITIL
7 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) MVC
7 2 (5.71%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Java
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CCIE
1 1 (2.86%) CCNA
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) SAP
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco
3 6 (17.14%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.86%) Veeam
6 1 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
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